When the driver handed over his cell phone, he was allowed to drive off but the suspect's fired three shots at his car with a BB gun, Nassau Police said.
The robbery took place Tuesday night on Sherman Road in Farmingdale when the two men approached the idling car.
The suspects approached the 23-year-old's car and two men approached on the drivers side. One displayed the gun and demanded the victim's cell phone, keys to the car and money, police said.
The driver passed over his cell phone, but had no money to offer, but refused to abandon his car. The suspects allowed him to drive off, but then fired three rounds at the car, all three striking the vehicle and shattering the rear window, police said.
The driver wasn't injured, police said
Police describe the suspects as two male Hispanics. One is described as 6’ tall with a goatee and
the other 5’ 10” tall.
The shorter suspect with the goatee displayed a handgun and demanded the cell
phone, keys to the car and money.
The suspects fled in
an unknown direction.
Detectives ask anyone with information about this crime to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.